Vitebsk State University named after P.M. Masherov

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Head of the Institution: Rector Bogatyreva Valentina

Name of Institution: Educational Establishment ‘Vitebsk State University named after P.M. Masherov’

Foundation Date: 1910

Mailing Address: 210038, Republic of Belarus, Vitebsk, Moskovskiy Avenue, 33.

How to get: from the station by bus № 4, № 22,№ 34; trams № 4, № 8; public minibus taxi № 75, № 99 to the stop ‘Vitebsk State University named after P.M. Masherov’

Phone number(s): 8 0212 37 49 59 (Rector’s office); 8 0 212 37 63 11 (International office)

Fax(es): 8 0212 37 49 59

Web-site: https://vsu.by

Facebook: //www.facebook.com/vsu.by/

Skype: vsu.by

E-mail: vsu [at] vsu [dot] by; otd_ms [at] vsu [dot] byfoig [at] vsu [dot] by

Faculties:

Faculty of Biology

Faculty of History

Faculty of Mathematics and IT

Faculty of Philology

Faculty of Social Pedagogisc and Psychology

Faculty of Pedagogy

 

Faculty of Physical Culture and Sports

Faculty of Art and Graphics

Faculty of Law


 
Specialties for which you can get an education:

Bachelor’s Degree:

Specialty

Training duration

Tuition fee

Applied informatics (computer systems software). Multimedia systems and Internet programming (in Russian)

4

3050

Applied informatics (computer systems software). Multimedia systems and Internet programming (in English)

4

2300

Applied Informatics (web programming and computer design)

4

2300

Applied Mathematics (scientific and pedagogical activity)

4

2300

Information technology software

4

2300

Computer security (radiophysical methods and software and hardware)

4

2300

Information Resource Management

4

2300

Biology and chemistry

4

2300

Bioecology

4

2300

History and social sciences

4

2300

Jurisprudence

4

2600

International law

4

2600

Physical Culture

4

2300

Romano-Germanic Philology

4

2300

Linguistic support of intercultural communications (foreign economic relations)  

4,5

2300

Russian language and literature. Foreign Language (Chinese)

4

2300

Belarusian philology (literary and editorial activity)

4

2300

Visual Arts, Drawing, and Folk Arts

4

2300

Interior design

5

2300

Psychology

4

2300

Social pedagogy

4

2300

Social work (socio-psychological activity)

4

2300

Elementary education

4

2300

Preschool education

4

2300

Oligophrenopedagogy

4

2300

Musical art, rhythm and choreography

4

2300

Specialty

Training duration

Tuition fee

Theory and methodology of training and education (in the field of musical art)

1

2300

Theory and methodology of training and education (in the field of preschool education)

1

2300

Theory and methodology of training and education (in the field of primary education)

1

2300

Theory and methodology of training and education (in the field of a foreign language)

1

2300

Theory and methods of training and education (in the field of correctional work)

1

2300

Theory and methods of training and education (in the field of educational management)

1

2300

Theory and methodology of training and education (in the field of fine arts)

1

2300

Theory and methodology of training and education (in the field of drawing)

1

2300

Theory and methodology of training and education (in the field of labor training)

1

2300

Theory and methodology of training and education (in chemistry)

1

2300

Physical Culture and sport

1

2300

Scientific and pedagogical activity

1

2300

Design

1

2300

Literary studies

1

2300

Linguistics

1,8

2300

Art history

1

2300

History

1

2300

Psychology

1

2300

Biology

1,8

2300

Geography

1,8

2300

Mathematics and Computer Science

1,8

2300

Physics

1

2300

Computer science and programming technology

1,8

2300

Biology (in English)

1,8

2800

Geography (in English)

1,8

2800

Mathematics and Computer Science (in English)

1,8

2800

Computer science and programming technology (in English)

1,8

280


International relations and main international actions

Internationalization of educational and research processes is a strategic vector of development of VSU named after P.M. Masherov.

Within the international activity of the university the following key directions are implemented:

  • international cooperation on the scientific and educational dimensions;
  • participation and support of programs of the academic mobility of students and teachers;
  • international project and grant activity;
  • participation in regional and international associations.

Currently at the University over 1500 foreign students from more than 23 countries of the world  study according to the main educational programms (a bachelor degree, a magistracy, a postgraduate study).

Vitebsk State University named after P.M. Masherov has more than 70 agreements on cooperation in the field of educational and research activities with higher educational institutions and research organizations abroad. Among them are the universities and research organizations from Germany, Kazakhstan, China, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Moldova, Pakistan, Poland, Russia, the USA, Slovakia, France, Ukraine, Vietnam.

VSU named after P.M. Masherov actively participates in the work of such international organizations and associations as the International Society of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, the American Mathematical Society, the European Society of Mechanics, the European Society of Biomechanics, the European Mycologic Society, the International Academy of Ecology and others.

Living conditions for foreign students 

The University has 5 student dormitories. Student dormitories № 1,3 - dormitories of the corridor type, student dormitories № 4,5,6 - dormitories of block type. Rooms are designed for 2, 3 and 4 people.In the dormitories there are kitchens for cooking, equipped with gas and electric stoves, shower rooms, laundry rooms, in which automatic washing machines are installed, rooms for drying clothes, rooms for classes, sports rooms, and discos.

How to Apply

https://vsu.by/en/international-applicants/how-to-apply.html

Step 1. ADMISSIOM REQUIREMENTS

The applicant is considered eligible if he submits Secondary School graduation Certificate and demonstrates a sufficient level of the Russian language.

Step 2. DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED

Please, pay attention that the process of issuing the invitation is quite time-consuming and takes about 1 month. For that reason we request you to apply for an invitation in advance.

For sending an invitation the following documents are necessary:

  1. Photocopyofthepassport.
  2. Photocopy of the competed education certificate.

All the documents issued in foreign language require a notarized translation into the Russian language.

Documents are sent by e-mail, fax, post or delivered to the Department of International Relations annually by the 1 of August.

Step 3. ARRIVAL

After analyzing the applicant’s documents the University authorities make the decision on eligibility for matriculation. VSU sends an invitation to the applicant that is the ground for getting the Entrance Visa in the Consulate in the place of residence (for overseas citizens from countries with visa regime of entry into the Republic of Belarus). The Study Visa is issued on the paid basis.

To exclude the misunderstandings with customs and frontier guard officers you should notify your arrival and inform the Department of International Relations of the university beforehand.

Step 4. ARRIVAL IN VITEBSK

The convenient way to come to Belarus is by plane or by train. 

The National airport ‘Minsk’ is 30 kilometers away from Minsk, the capital of the Republic of Belarus. You can reach city center from the airport by taxi or shuttle bus. From the bus station ‘Moskovskiy’ or the railway station, to buy a ticket to Vitebsk. In Vitebsk by bus №22, 34 or a shuttle bus № 99 you can get to the bus station ‘Vitebsk State University named after P.M. Masherov’ (Moskovskiy avenue, 33, room. 201 B)

Step 5. ENROLMENT

On arrival the Study Contract between the applicant and the university is signed. The precondition for enrolment to the university is the payment of the tuition fee and other fees.

To pass the enrolment procedure you will be assisted by the department of international cooperation. Thedocumentsrequiredforenrolment:

  • Application for admission including the speciality;
  • The original of the education certificate with the official academic Transcript indicating subjects and grades.
  • The notarized copy of the education certificate with the official academic Transcript indicating subjects and grades translated into Russian.
  • The original of medical certificate issued by the official health care agency in the applicant’s home country and the notarized copy translated into Russian.
  • The original of HIV medical certificate issued by the official health care agency in the applicant’s home country and the notarized copy translated into Russian.
  • The notarized copy of passport translated into Russian.
  • The notarized copy of birth certificate translated into Russian.
  • The Certificate of Preparatory Department Completion (if required).
  • 10 photos 3х4.

After submitting all the documents applicants are to be interviewed in the Russian language. The Committee consists of 3 teachers who make a conclusion about the applicant’s eligibility to study in the university.

All overseas students are provided with accommodation in the hostel.

Step 6. MEDICAL CHECK-UP

Before the beginning of the academic year the applicant must take a supplementary medical check-up at Vitebsk State Medical University clinic. The check-up is attended on the paid basis. The student pays for the medical check-up. Besides the medical check-up it is necessary to buy an obligatory medical insurance policy in one of the Insurance Companies.

Contact information for foreign candidates for training

e-mail: otd_ms [at] vsu [dot] by (otd_ms [at] vsu [dot] by); foreignsector [at] mail [dot] ru (foreignsector [at] mail [dot] ru)
Fax: 8 10 375 212 37 49 59
Phone: 8 10 375 212 37 63 11

Address:
Moskovskiy avenue, 33
Vitebsk
Republic of Belarus
210038
Rooms 201B, 201A

Cultural life

During extracurricular activities students of the University can demonstrate their talents in the sports (football, volleyball, basketball etc) and artistic teams (dance groups, theater studio, studio pop song "Chance", school of defile, school of entertainers etc).